Family and learning events worth seeking out in Fort Worth this week

If the playground, park and movie routine is getting a little tired, why not do something different with the kids this weekend? From a four-day arts festival in Downtown Fort Worth to deals on Martial Arts and tumbling classes, these events will win approval from everyone in the family.

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2019 MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival

First, bring the entire family to the 34th Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival beginning Thursday and lasting through Sunday that covers 27 city blocks of Downtown. Throughout the event, expect work from over 200 artists, live entertainment, a wide selection of food and arts and crafts activities for all ages. The festival was ranked as the No. 3 fine art event in the country by artfairsourcebook.com.

When: Thursday, April 11-Sunday, April 14
Where: 777 Taylor St., Suite 100, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Price: Free

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Up to 48% Off Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt from ScavengerHunt.com

Next, starting at point in the city at a time of participants' choosing, teams have two hours to solve 15 clues, using a mobile device, while walking around Fort Worth in this deal, via Groupon, from scavengerhunt.com. Expect riddles to figure out, fun stories and a visits to historical sites. Click here to visit the company website. 

Where: 209 W. Second St., Downtown Fort Worth
Price: $25 (38 percent discount off regular price)

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Up to 69% Off Tumbling Group Classes at Elite Athletics Cheer

In this deal, also from Groupon, is a discount on one month of tumbling group classes or two weeks of unlimited tumbling group classes for ages 3-18. The location teaches children gymnastics and cheerleading techniques.

Where: 5950 Park Vista Circle, Valley Brook
Price: $38 (67 percent discount off regular price)

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$60 Off $120 Worth of Martial Arts / Karate / MMA - Kids

Then, learn Martial Arts, Karate and MMA moves with half off classes at Master Abreu Academy. Students will learn self-defense, discipline and gain self-esteem while certified instructors teach physical and life skills.  

Where: 6651 McCart Ave., South Creek
Price: $60 (50 percent discount off regular price)

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Up to 40% Off Admission to Hangman's House of Horrors

Finally, fans of the paranormal can jump on this deal for an unlimited Haunted House Pass and Ghost Hunt with Overnight Lock In to Hangman's House of Horrors on Friday, April 12 and Saturday April 13.  Explore the house, and grounds, of where legend has it Hezekiah Jones, aka the "hangman" escaped his own death and exacted vengeance on his captors. The location has been featured on the Travel Channel's list of scariest Halloween attractions and named one of North Texas's scariest haunted attractions by NBC 5. 

When: Friday, April 12, and Saturday, April 13
Where: 4400 Blue Mound Road, Diamond Hill-Jarvis
Price: $29 (40 percent discount off regular price)

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